Size and weight are big decision factors when you are trying to find the ideal camera for your needs.
In this section, we are going to illustrate the Ricoh WG-6 and Canon ELPH 150 IS side-by-side from the front, back and top in their relative dimensions. Ricoh WG-6 has external dimensions of 118 x 66 x 33 mm (4.65 x 2.6 x 1.3″) and weighs 246 g (0.54 lb / 8.68 oz) (including batteries). Canon ELPH 150 IS has external dimensions of 95 x 57 x 24 mm (3.74 x 2.24 x 0.94″) and weighs 142 g (0.31 lb / 5.01 oz) (including batteries).
Below you can see the front-view size comparison of the Ricoh WG-6 and the Canon ELPH 150 IS. Canon ELPH 150 IS is clearly the smaller of the two cameras. Its body is 23mm narrower, 9mm shorter and 9mm thinner than Ricoh WG-6.
Here is the back view size comparison of the Ricoh WG-6 and Canon ELPH 150 IS.
Now lets look at the top view comparison of Ricoh WG-6 and Canon ELPH 150 IS.
Weight is another important factor, especially when deciding on a camera that you want to carry with you all day.
Canon ELPH 150 IS is significantly lighter (104g ) than the Ricoh WG-6 which may become a big advantage especially on long walking trips.
Thanks to the weather-sealed body of the WG-6, you can use this camera with more confidence under conditions where there is risk of exposure to water and dust compared to the ELPH 150 IS.
LCD Screen Size and Features
Ricoh WG-6's 3.00" LCD screen is slightly larger than Canon ELPH 150 IS's 2.7" screen.
Unfortunately, both cameras has fixed screens so they don't tilt or flip in directions.